Gloriana to Sing National Anthem at AFC Championship Game
If you're going to be watching football this weekend, and you're both an AFC and a country music fan, then we've got good news. Gloriana will getting into the mix. The trio will be singing the national anthem at the AFC Championship Game on Sunday, Jan. 20.
The three-piece will sing 'The Star-Spangled Banner' at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Mass., where the perennial Super Bowl contenders in the New England Patriots will host the Baltimore Ravens in what is expected to be a thrilling contest on the gridiron, as it determines who will represent the AFC in the Super Bowl. The game airs at 6PM ET on CBS.
So make sure you get your popcorn, your pizza and your beer ready and tune in early to catch Gloriana's performance of our national anthem.
Needless to say, Gloriana are beyond psyched about this opportunity, and for multiple reasons. "I grew up in a big football family,” said Gloriana's Rachel Reinert. "My brothers all played, so to get to be a part of such a big game is really exciting. We cannot wait!"
Neither can we!
The singing of the national anthem at sports events is always a big deal nowadays, since so many singers routinely flub lines and mess up the song. It's a pressure cooker situation, but we're confident Gloriana will deliver a flawless rendition.